North Korea summit

North Korea summit

Postby Cactusflower » Jan 16th, 2018, 2:04 pm

https://www.castanet.net/news/BC/216388 ... mit-in-Van

Given lunatic Trump's goading of the equally crazy leader of North Korea, and the recent 'mistakes' in Hawaii and Japan, do you think Canada should have agreed to host this summit?
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby gman313 » Jan 16th, 2018, 2:09 pm

yes
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Fancy » Jan 16th, 2018, 2:12 pm

Chrystia Freeland and her U.S. counterpart, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, are co-hosting the one-day gathering in Vancouver......
Despite that military representation, officials insist the goal of the summit is to find ways to tone down the escalating — "my nuclear button is bigger than your nuclear button" — rhetoric.

A government source speaking on background, said ministers will focus on alternate paths forward, amid the rapidly changing situation.

As CBC News reported on Friday, that message is not only aimed at North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, but is also at members of U.S. President Donald Trump's administration.


http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/north-k ... -1.4488338

See if the subtle message gets across to the Trump administration.
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby alfred2 » Jan 16th, 2018, 2:22 pm

Cactusflower wrote:https://www.castanet.net/news/BC/216388/North-Korea-summit-in-Van

Given lunatic Trump's goading of the equally crazy leader of North Korea, and the recent 'mistakes' in Hawaii and Japan, do you think Canada should have agreed to host this summit?

yes , why do you think not? :200:
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby The Green Barbarian » Jan 16th, 2018, 3:01 pm

Cactusflower wrote:https://www.castanet.net/news/BC/216388/North-Korea-summit-in-Van

Given lunatic Trump's goading of the equally crazy leader of North Korea, and the recent 'mistakes' in Hawaii and Japan, do you think Canada should have agreed to host this summit?


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Re: North Korea summit

Postby the truth » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:05 pm

can't wait to see how jt will f this up
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby TreeGuy » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:07 pm

the truth wrote:can't wait to see how jt will f this up


What ah do you um mean bya that?
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Cactusflower » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:09 pm

The Green Barbarian wrote:
Cactusflower wrote:https://www.castanet.net/news/BC/216388/North-Korea-summit-in-Van

Given lunatic Trump's goading of the equally crazy leader of North Korea, and the recent 'mistakes' in Hawaii and Japan, do you think Canada should have agreed to host this summit?


Why not? What are you afraid of?


Lunatics. The only people who aren't afraid of them are either like-minded or born yesterday.
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby TreeGuy » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:15 pm

The media has done a fantastic job of instilling fear into the weak minded and the liberal sheeple. A sad state of affairs.
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Merry » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:20 pm

I'm not convinced that this particular meeting will help the situation any, but on the other hand I don't see how it can hurt.

Talking about ways to resolve the issue is better than just sitting back and allowing things to continue to escalate, so it's worth a try. That said though, I have to wonder about the reasoning behind not inviting China and Russia to the meeting.
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Ka-El » Jan 16th, 2018, 5:24 pm

Merry wrote: Talking about ways to resolve the issue is better than just sitting back and allowing things to continue to escalate, so it's worth a try. That said though, I have to wonder about the reasoning behind not inviting China and Russia to the meeting.

It is indeed unfortunate and definitely leaves the summit with less credibility.
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Re: North Korea summit

Postby lensbaby » Jan 16th, 2018, 7:07 pm

Without China and Russia the summit was just another example of wasting taxpayer money. Can't even begin to imagine the cost to send, feed and house representatives from Britain, France, Australia, India, USA and Canada - to achieve exactly what?

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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Snman » Jan 16th, 2018, 7:14 pm

Looks like a nice verbal BJ to the US. Nothing will be solved but hey, we'll LOOK like we're trying to solve the problem. All part of the awesomeness of Trudeau and his pack of imbeciles, imho.

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Re: North Korea summit

Postby Thinktank » Jan 17th, 2018, 12:01 pm

The only two countries with borders on North Korea, Russia and China, were not invited.


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Re: North Korea summit

Postby The Green Barbarian » Jan 17th, 2018, 1:19 pm

Thinktank wrote:The only two countries with borders on North Korea, Russia and China, were not invited.


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Pretty sure South Korea has a border in there somewhere too...
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